School of English and Humanities

Are you creative? Do you have diverse career interests?

MTC's School of English and Humanities is your start to careers in communications, visual arts, and fields requiring broad educational backgrounds. This school has transferable associate degrees, programs to train you for great careers in two years or less, and individual training courses.

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MTC also offers single courses such as English as a Second Language (ESL) and Spanish 101. Search Individual Courses

Art Studio

Studio artists use various art mediums in creative careers including filmmaking, museum curation, publishing, and digital media.


Artists work in the creative fields of visual, commercial, and industrial arts. Career opportunities can be found as art critics/writers, exhibition designers, art public programmers, visual arts archivists, or anything that involves design, drawing, and painting.

Audio Engineering

Audio engineers are responsible for the recording, setup, and adjusting of sound, as well as setting up musical instruments, sound systems, and recording equipment.

Audio Engineer

Audio Engineers are responsible for a wide range of duties that include managing the business aspects of a band, running sound for artists or theaters, producing sound for concerts or large productions, managing studio sessions, and troubleshooting PA systems in a church or performing arts venues.


English majors apply communication, research, and analysis skills in many different work environments. English majors enjoy careers in professions such as public relations, communications, publishing, and teaching.


English majors develop critical analysis and communication skills and apply them to a variety of professional contexts, from teaching to pre-law or library science. English majors also develop the research and organization skills for managing an office, writing grants, and working in many areas of publishing from research and development to copyediting and document preparation.


Writing majors develop creative, technical, and composition skills that lead to jobs in traditional and new media.


History majors develop keen abilities in research, analysis, and writing which allow them to pursue careers in education, government service, and the legal field.


Studying the past can give students the research, communication, and analytical skills needed for careers as college professors, high school social studies teachers, lawyers, government employees, researchers, or editors. Whether in the classroom or the courtroom, a degree in history gives students the critical thinking skills and cultural awareness needed to excel.

Photography and Video

Photography and video artists focus on communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through the creation of images.

Photography and Videography Certificate

In this program, students will learn basic camera functions, exposure, and depth of field before moving into discussing concepts of videography and how to capture moving pictures and sound using video and audio equipment. In addition, students will learn about maintaining client relationships, production planning, reel creation, and mastering distribution methods.

Video Editor

Video editors use specialized software programs to edit videos with transitions, apply basic effects and color correction, and sync sound. They also format video in standard and high-definition formats for export to various platforms.